chapter  18
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Selection of Third-Party Reverse Logistics Providers

The goal, that is, determination of the most suitable 3PL, is the €rst level in the hierarchy. Candidate 3PLs are considered in the last level. Between these two levels, the criteria used to evaluate the candidates are placed. The three-level AHP hierarchy can be seen in Figure 18.1. Table 18.1 provides the abbreviations and explanations for the evaluation criteria.